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PBS
Aug 17, 2010 10:00pm EDT
gulf and called on the u.s. to pack up and go home. >> iran and the u.s. are now locked in a very dangerous game of each trying to appear harder than the other side and get the other side to blink first. but there is a threshold when this kind of an indirect game of cat-and-mouse will become an outright direct confrontation. >> narrator: late this summer, frontline traveled to iran to learn the roots of the regime's new confidence and how it has found itself on a collision course with the bush administration. outside friday prayers in downtown tehran, a possible war with america was on everyone's minds. >> narrator: inside, this week's official sermon, delivered by a leading ayatollah, was about america and iraq. >> narrator: that day, the same sermon was read in every town across the country. ( crowd chanting ) anti-americanism is one of the regime's founding principles. it's turned the former u.s. embassy, where the hostages were seized back in 1979, into a kind of museum of grievance, recounting decades of u.s. meddling in iran's affairs. in the main stairwell, a mural depicts
PBS
Aug 23, 2010 7:00pm PDT
u.s. military is reorganizing its bases around the world. today we're looking at the changes planned for asia, in south korea and japan. south korea carried out a joint anti-submarine drill with the united states in july in the sea of japan. the move came after the two countries concluded north korea was behind the march sinking of a south korean warship in the yellow sea. recent tension in the region has prompted the south to consolidate its military partnership with the u.s. the u.s. is preparing to enlarge its military base at pyeontack south of seoul. the changes at the base prompted protests four years ago. about 100 families tried to fight a government order to move out. in the end, they were forced to leave their homes. people are still unhappy about the resettlement, but the opposition campaign has faded away. >> we need u.s. forces. we should coexist. >> north korea played a role in changing people's attitudes. it conducted nuclear tests in 2006 and 2009. it also fired missiles. in march, the north was accused of being behind an explosion that sank a south korean patrol ship
PBS
Aug 19, 2010 6:00pm PDT
years after the u.s.- led invasion of iraq, the last u.s. brigade has left the country. during the occupation an estimated 100,000 iraqis lost their lives. the u.s. state department has described the end as a historic moment and vowed that america's long-term commitment to iraq is unwavering. 6000 troops will remain to the end of next year, training their iraqi successors. >> the withdrew under the cover of darkness. there was no fanfare and no ceremony. but the soldiers are looking forward to going home. >> we are going home. we won. it is over. america. i love you. i love you. >> operation in rocky freedom claimed the lives of over 4400 soldiers and almost 110,000 iraqis. the country held free elections, a law and order are a long way off. as recently as tuesday, 58 were killed in an attack. the rocky politicians are divided about the withdrawal. -- iraqui politicians are divided about the withdrawal. >> we have to take control -- move from military to civilian control. we are supportive of the withdrawal. it will be taken over by the iraqi government. >> the process of the ameri
CBS
Aug 25, 2010 6:30pm EDT
>> glor: tonight a new wave of violence in iraq. after u.s. combat troops pull out. we ask the top u.s. commander if that's a sign of things to come. i'm jeff glor. also tonight, the battle for control of congress. a possible upset in the making as an alaskan senator trails a challenger backed by sarah palin and the tea party. the nationwide outbreak of bedbugs. is there anything we can do to stop it? and she says she's been through hell. elin nordegren on her divorce from tiger woods and tonight he's talking, too. captioning sponsored by cbs from cbs news world headquarters in new york, this is the "cbs evening news" with katie couric. >> glor: good evening, katie's off tonight. with u.s. combat troops now out of iraq, insurgents are severely testing that country's security forces. today, the largest series of coordinated attacks in more than three years in iraq, 13 in all, just about every big iraqi city was hit. suicide bombers targeted police, roadside bombs killed civilians. at least 36 are dead tonight, more than 200 wounded. at the same time, the white house said the preside
CBS
Aug 25, 2010 5:30pm PDT
evening, katie's off tonight. with u.s. combat troops now out of iraq, insurgents are severely testing that country's security forces. today, the largest series of coordinated attacks in more than three years in iraq, 13 in all, just about every big iraqi city was hit. suicide bombers targeted police, roadside bombs killed civilians. at least 36 are dead tonight, more than 200 wounded. at the same time, the white house said the president will mark the official change in mission in iraq with an oval office address next tuesday evening. our terry mccarthy is in baghdad tonight and he spoke with the top u.s. general there. >> reporter: coordinated attacks across the country, all within a two-hour period. meanwhile, said america's top commander in iraq, a bad day. >> i'm fairly certain it's al qaeda, maybe with some other groups working with them. it's about the terrorists trying to make a point about the lack of a government, trying to challenge the security forces. put doubts in people's minds. >> reporter: the attacks came just one day after the u.s. pulled out its last combat t
PBS
Aug 12, 2010 6:00pm PDT
captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> u.s. marines and helicopters have arrived in pakistan to assist in flood relief. help will likely be needed for some time. the u.n. says that dams are close to bursting and could cause renewed destruction. the president of pakistan made his first visit to affected areas on thursday. >> it was a small but symbolic gesture. the president helped distribute aid at a relief camp for flood victims in the south of the country. the president's first trip to deluged areas follows public outcry after his reluctance to cut short a tour abroad. what people see as a slow government response to the crisis. nearly two weeks after the disaster began to unfold, tens of thousands of pakistanis remain cut off from supplies, food drops the only hope of sustenance. the u.n. has issued an emergency appeal for aid as the scope of the destruction becomes clear. >> a lot of us have not understood the scale of this disaster. it is horrendous. it is going to put us back so many years that we are not even starting on the infrastructure. >> in northwestern pakistan, the flood
CBS
Aug 25, 2010 7:00pm EDT
evening. terry mccarthy is in baghdad tonight and he spoke with the top u.s. general there. >> reporter: coordinated attacks. across the country, all wan two-hour period. meanwhile, said america's top commander in iraq, a bad day. >> i'm fairly certain it's al qaeda, maybe with some other groups working with them. it's about the terrorists trying to make a point about the lack of a government, trying to challenge the security forces. put doubts in people's minds. >> reporter: the attacks came just one day after the u.s. pulled out its last combat troops. trusting in the ability of the iraqis to keep the insurgents at bay. 50,000 u.s. troops remain in iraq, mostly involved in training. it must be a worry that they can stage 12 or more attacks simultaneously on one day. >> it is. it shows that they still have somewhat of a network that they can do it. i think it takes them a long time to plan such events, but it is worrying that they can still do it. >> reporter: the attacks-- or risk as they were-- are no longer a daily occurrence here. the streets of baghdad are finally starting to feel
PBS
Aug 25, 2010 12:30am PDT
economic recovery as u.s. home sales collapse. >> hello and a warm welcome to bbc news, broadcasting to our viewers in the united kingdom and around the world. an american general says president obama's plan to start withdrawing troops from afghanistan next july is encouraging insurgents. but the head of the u.s. marine corps said that could all change when u.s. forces continue to mount attacks after that date. he said the u.s. marines in the south of afghanistan are likely to remain for a few years. >> the u.s. has more than 90,000 troops in afghanistan. president obama has promised to start bringing them home in july, 2011, in effect a beginning of the end of the war. now, the head of the u.s. marine corps has speculated bluntly about the effect of the president's deadline on the taliban. >> in some ways, we think right now it's probably giving our enemy sustenance. we think that he may be saying to himself, in fact, we've intercepted communications that say, hey, we only have to hold out for so long. let me give you a different thought. if you accept what i offered earlier as true
PBS
Aug 30, 2010 6:00pm EDT
. seven u.s. troops were killed in roadside bomb attacks in southern afghanistan today. >> suarez: and i'm ray suarez. on the newshour tonight, we get analysis of the latest violence and the charges of corruption within the karzai government. >> woodruff: then we have the first of a week of stories from margaret warner in baghdad. tonight she reports on iraqis taking over as u.s. forces draw down. >> especially as control of it, they are my partners, they protect me. they have for the last months. i trust them implicitly. >> suarez: kate zernike of the "new york times" and david von drehle of "time" magazine assess the glenn beck phenomenon and the tea party movement after the weekend rally in washington. >> woodruff: and jeffrey brown finds out what this year's emmy awards say about the business of entertainment television. that's all ahead on tonight's newshour. major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributio
PBS
Aug 4, 2010 7:00pm PDT
destroyed by a u.s. atomic bomb on august 9th, 1945. ban arrived in nagasaki on thursday morning. he's visiting the city and hiroshima on the 65th anniversary of the atomic bombings. the u.n. chief is visiting the nagasaki atomic bomb museum. he'll also meet bomb survivors to hear their stories. earlier, the secretary-general spoke to nhk. >> hiroshima and nagasaki, these are two most worst experience and disaster to human being. i'm very saddened to see there are still hundreds of thousands of people who have been affected by the radiation, and their life have been miserable. and we have to make sure that never again this will happen in the human history. >> he's also scheduled to visit urakami cathedral, the site of the atomic-bombed santa maria statue. ban saw the statue at the u.n.'s new york headquarters when it was sent to the city for an international conference on nuclear disarmament in may. >>> u.s. president barack obama says the mission to stop the oil spill in the gulf of mexico is nearing completion. he says the focus will now shift to cleaning up the environment and rebui
WETA
Aug 16, 2010 6:30pm EDT
perspective, it was 4% earlier this year when many experts were more optimistic about the u.s. economy. >> susie: meanwhile, something very unusual is happening in the market for treasury inflation protected securities. for only the second time ever, the five year "tip" is yielding zero. that means people buying them are actually losing money to inflation. why is that happening? and what does it mean? and why in the world would anyone buy tips now? erika miller got some answers. >> reporter: investors worried about the economy are not going to like the message being sent these days by inflation- protected bond the securities, called "tips," are paying historically low yields. so low that the yield on five- year tips is hovering near zero. that means that once inflation is factored in, the bonds are actually losing money. though inflation is not a worry now, economist jerry webman believes investors are worried it will become a problem in the next few years. >> you are taking an opinion here that it's worth giving up current income now for the possibility that inflation will cause the p
ABC
Aug 31, 2010 4:30am EDT
labor day weekend traveler. a category 4 storm, headed for the caribbean now, straight for the u.s. >> people need to faye attention of what's going on in the next couple of days. >> reporter: earl sustained winds of 135 miles per hour over the weekend. the storm that's already more powerful than 85% of all hurricanes is expected to get stronger. >> the hilo is in the path. and british virgin islands are going to have a close approach from the eyewall of the hurricane, as it goes by them. >> reporter: it's fair warning for foul water conditions all along the u.s. east coast, already impacted by last weekend's hurricane danielle. >> we're advising people not to swim. >> gets a little scary out there. >> reporter: lifeguards from florida to new jersey have rescued hundreds of people trapped in deadly rip currents. in ocean city, maryland, one swimmer is missing. another may be paralyzed. >> you can feel it pulling you back. then pulling you back into the ocean. >> reporter: now, one of summer's busiest beach weekends is just a few days away. and potentially, so is earl. >> you hate t
CBS
Aug 31, 2010 4:30am PDT
international flight. >>> combat countdown. president obama to declare an official end to u.s. combat operations in iraq. >>> and taking aim. powerful hurricane earl makes a run for the atlantic coast. this is the "cbs morning news" run for the atlantic coast. this is the "cbs morning news" for tuesday, august 31st, 2010. captioning funded by cbs >>> good morning. thanks for joining us. i'm betty nguyen. this morning two u.s. residents are being held in the netherlands for what u.s. officials say may have been a test run for a terrorist plot. the men were picked up at the request of u.s. officials, but neither man has been charged. terrell brown has the latest. >> reporter: this was triggered by suspicious items found in their luggage, but it's still unclear if it was a misunderstanding or a dry run for a terrorist attack. these are the men in question, al soofi and al murisi. both natives of yemen, both picked up in amsterdam monday after a flight from chicago. security officials found these items in al soofi's luggage. watches, cell phones taped together and watches taped to a bottl
FOX News
Aug 26, 2010 4:00am EDT
talk of u.s. troops pull out of afghanistan next year is encouraging the taliban. there is silence from the white house that already replaced one military leader this summer. major garrett reports on the crucial issue of timing. >> president obama dodged question about iraq while on martha's vineyard. >> what is the status of the withdrawal timeline in afghanistan? commander there said the date may be helping the enemy. >> we know he was talking on july 11 and it's giving the enemy sustenance. we have intercepted communications that say we only have to hold out for so long. >> reporter: while the president vacations, the aides refuse to address conway's comment on the record. he said they were likely to remain in afghanistan for years and the pace of op to ration, 155 u.s. fighters died in the past three months, belies any sense that taliban fighters are holding back. still, they called the conway remarks alarming. >> this is a strong statement. i do share general conway apparent view that the july 2011 deadline currently understood has become problematic and probably harmful. >> report
ABC
Aug 22, 2010 5:00pm PDT
, the furor over the project while not quiet down anytime soon. abc news. >> dan: for mother u.s. troops will today today in afghanistan. three died in a battle with insureties and another was killed by a home-maid -- homemade bomb. it's the deadliest month in afghan during the nine-year long war. >>> afghanistan's president spoke on "this week". during the interview, hamid karzai defend evidence his recent decision to disband private security firms. private guards are used to protect convoys traveling through afghanistan but they have also been accused of corruption. >> i'm appealing to the u.s. taxpayer not to allow this hard-earned money to be wasted on groups that are not only providing less help but actually are god knows in contact with mafia like groups, and perhapsles funding militants and insurgents and terrorists through this funds. >> dan: the u.s. government says it's concerned that afghanistan's police and army are nowhere near ready to take over security duties in the country. >>> president obama will address the nation next week about the situation in iraq. the add
CNN
Aug 19, 2010 1:00pm EDT
the u.s. war in iraq, today will go down as a reference point, if not a turning point. today is the last u.s. combat brigade, the fourth stryker brigade, second infantry division crossed out of iraq and into kuwait, 13 days ahead of a white house deadline for ending the u.s. combat mission in iraq. on september 1st, operation new dawn is set to begin, with a cap of 50,000 u.s. troops, quote advising and assisting end quote, iraqi troops. even that may not be the turning point the obama administration is hoping for. cnn's arwah dayman has seen many of the highlights and low lights from iraq and joins us from baghdad. what does this mean, we've had some media outlets parading this around as the end of the war, the end of combat. do you know what this really means? tell us. >> well, ali, first of all, 6,000 troops do still remain in country before the white house reaches its aim of having troop levels down to 50,000. this is significant in that the military was presenting it as being the last brigade combat convoy to relieve iraq. but there are still soldiers that are here a and they'r
WHUT
Aug 31, 2010 7:00am EDT
after suspicious items were found in their luggage on a flight from the u.s. >> hello and welcome to gmt. i am george alagiah. later today, for only the second time since he became president, barack obama will address the nation from the oval office to mark the formal end of u.s. combat operations in iraq. there can be no clearer significance of the importance the administration attaches to this milestone. it was a key pledge when obama was fighting for the white house. no one, least of all iraqis themselves, believe this is mission accomplished. >> the end of combat operations does not mean the end for america's military presence in iraq. not yet, anyway. here they are in their armored vehicles around the northern city. u.s. soldiers still play a crucial role in maintaining security here. >> in kirkuk since the iraq security forces are providing the security, predominately, they see the majority of the attacks. >> we've arrived at this kurdish village along what is known as the trigger line. it's a place where tensions between arabs and kurds can still run high. it's one of the bigg
CBS
Aug 19, 2010 4:30am PDT
milestone for the u.s. military in iraq where more than 4,000 american troops have died since 2003. today the u.s. army's last full combat brigade left iraqi soil as the military nears president obama's deadline for ending all combat operations by august 31st. whit johnson is in washington this morning with more. good morning, whit. >> reporter: good morning to you. "operation iraqi freedom" is coming to an end. "operation new dawn" will soon begin. but many questions still remain about the future of iraq and the american troops who will stay behind. >> woo! >> reporter: the last american combat brigade in iraq is on its way home. >> it's good to finally get to this point. of course, everyone's excited. >> reporter: thousands of soldiers from the 4th stryker brigade rolled into kuwait earlier this morning, more than seven years after the u.s. invasion began. >> finally getting out and realizing that this could be the last time i wear that kit in the wild. nice feeling. >> reporter: while the pullout is well ahead of president obama's august 31st deadline "operation iraqi freedom" isn't of
CBS
Aug 19, 2010 6:30pm EDT
. as the war intensifies and u.s. casualties mount, we'll talk with the new man in charge. >> there is no intent to look for the exits and turn out the light come next july 2011. >> couric: and to these u.s. marines who have the most dangerous job in the world. >> is everybody all right! >> couric: tonight at this critical juncture, afghanistan: the road ahead. captioning sponsored by cbs from cbs news world headquarters in new york, this is the "cbs evening news" with katie couric. >> couric: good evening, everyone. fromicable. as the war in iraq is winding down, the war here in afghanistan is heating up. with the surge ordered by president obama, there are now nearly 100,000 u.s. soldiers and marines here and 40,000 coalition troops. the military reported another death today, bringing the u.s. toll for august to at least 16. as casualties mount, the american public is growing more skeptical. 43% now say the war was a mistake. so why then are u.s. forces here? how long will they stay? and what is the definition of "success?" we've come in search of answers. and we'll begin with the
PBS
Aug 20, 2010 6:30pm PDT
. that may be enough too with the u.s. special envoy from the east, with george mitchell. >> difficult times to achieve a just and lasting peace. >> they will meet sept. second in washington d.c. to launch a negotiation to resolve all finest the august issues -- final status issues to be concluded within one year. >> they have been calling for direct talks for months. >> we know there are difficult challenges ahead in the peace talks. but agreement is possible. an agreement for peace, israel's most viable concern. >> no immedte comment has been made on the u.s. stement. >> we wanted to see to it that we could and these negotiations. >> it would have no role in the talks. the spokesman directed and the assumption of negotiation. -- rejected any assumption of negotiation. >> our correspondent, nya kramer, and i spoke. >> i think what you can say is that both sides were in proximity talks, and those positions are very different. for example, the settlement issue is approached, endg in septber. israel said they would enter talks without preconditions. people on both sides are skeptical. th
NBC
Aug 14, 2010 6:30pm EDT
moments before impact. >>> to the rescue, u.s. marines bring desperately needed help to the disaster zone in pakistan. >>> and happy anniversary to a girl who's broken barriers and shown millions of young friends girl who's broken barriers and shown millions of young friends a brave, new world. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening. the president, the first lady and their daughter sasha arrived in florida today for a quick trip, just one night in the gulf. the white house late today releasing a photo showing a smiling president frolicking in the waves with his daughter. but on this day, the symbolism of spending time down south where the oil spill has done so much damage was competing with an issue from way up north here in new york. nbc'mike viqueira is traveling with the president tonight. he joins us from panama city beach in florida. mike, good evening. >> reporter: good evening, kate. the first family minus malia who is still away at camp came to florida's panhandle in part to show tourists and americans at large that it's safe to come back to the coast.
WHUT
Aug 19, 2010 7:00am EDT
news." >> this is "g.m.t.." i'm david eades. mission over. the last u.s. combat troops pull out of iraq. >> it's over! >> it's mission accomplished, questions of timing over the departure of forces sent in to stabilize the country. hungry, homeless, desperate. the u.n. says four million people in southern pakistan have no shelter. travelers on a forced march out of france as the authorities expel a group of roma living in illegal settlements. >> hello, welcome to "g.m.t." with me, david eades, what is a historic day for iraq and the united states. the last u.s. combat troops are out of the country, seven years after announcing their arrival with an aerial bombardment of baghdad called shock and awe. it's a phrase which could also be used to express the sentiments of of so many americans about iraq has been mired in violence. while 50,000 american troops will still be stationed in the country, the one sense is they're gone. dominic hughes reports. >> just before dawn, the u.s. convoy leaves iraq, the last remaining combat troops are on their way home. >> we won! it's over! america!
FOX
Aug 1, 2010 4:00am EDT
. u.s. farm report. brought to you by chevy. >> hello and welcome to u.s. farm report. i'm john fipps is long debate over the protein sector of agriculture. it seems to me that whenever multiple factors like economics demographics and cultural trends and government policy are contributing to changes in an industry most participants will zero in on policy that is the battle ground, i think we over estimate the power of government. my experience is for every legal expert cresting regulation there are 10 devicing profit. thank you john. u.s. da has decided to extend a period on life stock marketing. the grain inspection packers and stock yard administrators announced changes to how they can produce cattle. farm groups asked the ag department to extend the comment period by 120 day. u.s. da agreed to a 90 day extension. according to an ncba release the rule has the potential to take the beef industry back 30 years by stifle cattle producers. after an 18 month investigation the usda office of inspector general has cleared itself from misconduct. the inspector found the soybean operat
SFGTV2
Aug 29, 2010 5:00am PDT
green card. no one told them it would take 10 years to get it. my grandmother is a u.s. citizen and today my parents and my sister, my entire family here are citizens. i am the only undocumented in my family. that is because immigration officials refused to follow the law. i will explain why. it took so long to get my parents residency that i aged out. they do not care when you turn 21. they tell you to get in the back of the line. even waiting nine years, they are asking me to go to the back of the line again. i will be 23 by the time i can immigrate to the country legally. in the meantime, growing up, my parents had no idea this would happen. i graduated from college with a bachelor's in political science with a master's i as well. we fought hard to stay in the country. according to the law of the land, i am supposed to be able to use my old date for filing for immigration to the country, but so far immigration is refusing to let me use that old date, so i am in a month now. i cannot go back to fiji because i would have a 10-year ban on me. my mother has a small cleaning business
PBS
Aug 11, 2010 7:00pm PDT
followed. many economists tell me u.s. policy makers need to be cheerleaders to prevent that from happening here. scott gurvey, "nightly business report," new york. today investigators saw the biggest drop in the stock market in a month. corporate profits are growing by more than 30% in the most recent quarter, but the economy clearly remains weak. roger ibbotson joins us from the c.m.e. group. welcome back to "nightly business report." >> great to be here. >> tom: what do you make of today's selloff, a buying signal or selling off in the months of september and october. >> obviously, we have learned once again that the market is risky. on the other hand, there are opportunities in risks like this, and i actually think the stock market is a healthier position than the economy. the economy is pretty weak. >> tom: clearly we've seen that with corporate profits up by better than 30% over the past year. is there a disconnect between the corporate economy and the real economy? >> well, i would -- there is a disconnect because they were once doing reasonably well, and the economy is not
CBS
Aug 5, 2010 5:30pm PDT
prosecutors charged 14 people, including seven u.s. citizens and six legal u.s. residents, with providing support to a terror group in somalia. the attorney general called it a deadly pipeline. our justice correspondent bob orr has more on this home-grown terror threat. >> we are waiting for the enemy to come. >> reporter: u.s. prosecutors say this is the new face of terror. >> and kill as many as we can. >> reporter: his name is omar hammami, a u.s. citizen from daphne, alabama. he's emerged as a ringleader of the somalia-based terror group al-shabaab, which is fighting somalia and african troops for control of that country. hammami's internet videos, like this one, raising a fellow jihadist killed in an attack, is being used to recruit other americans to terrorist calls >> we need more like him so if you can encourage more of your children and more of your neighbors to send people like him to this jihad, it would be a great asset for us. >> reporter: the justice department today charged hammami and 13 others from the u.s. with funneling money and fighters to somalia. >> we are seeing an
CBS
Aug 19, 2010 7:00pm EDT
surge ordered by president obama, there are now nearly 100,000 u.s. soldiers and marines here and 40,000 coalition troops. the military reported another death today, bringing the u.s. toll for august to at least 16. as casualties mount, the american public is growing more skeptical. 43% now say the war was a mistake. so why then are u.s. forces here? how long will they stay? and what is the definition of "success?" we've come in search of answers. and we'll begin with the new u.s. chander. we went along with him and headed to the eastern part of afghanistan. the day began early in the capital city. before general david petraeus got an assessment of the war from his top commanders in the field, we got an assessment from him. >> well, we're making progress but we've got to make a lot more, obviously. it's a tough fight. >> couric: after nine years, over $300 billion, 1200 u.s.es lives, not to mention coalition forces and civilian casualties, a lot of americans thinking what the heck are we doing here still? >> well, i can understand that. i mean, it's easy to get frustrated about af
CBS
Aug 28, 2010 6:30pm EDT
, absolutely. >> reporter: colonel edphlegmings, the new commander of the u.s. army corps of engineers. >> it's a reliable system. it's a resilient system and it is tied in, in all areas. >> reporter: but after the levees failed, a federal judge blamed the corps for mismanaging the patc patchwork barrier systm that collapsed for creating the disaster. but it's not just the corps now rebuilding reputations. take mike brown, who found infamie in a presidential atta boy. >> brownie, you're doing a heck of a job. >> if you watch that tape again, you'll see my wince. >> reporter: this mike brown the former fema director. >> i was asking for things, telling them what we needed. >> reporter: brown said all government agencies involved in katrina's second disaster, the response, learned a great deal from katrina. the question from ken dorsey and so many other people here whether those agencies learned enough. could katrina happen again here? >> no doubt in my mind. i believe it could. >> reporter: just because not enough has been done. >> not enough has been done. >> reporter: the co
FOX
Aug 15, 2010 4:00am EDT
or visit woundedwarriorproject.org. report... are bi >> today on u.s. farm report, are big crops getting bigger the forecast. american s benefits from a world hungry for wheat. hello and welcome to u.s. farm report i'm john, once again the story was not the crop report, the story was the reaction to the crop report. prices were higher han this observer expected as least, for grain producers it's hard not to smile. even looking at crops in someplaces, there's some good news but keep this in mind. grain production may be one of the brightest spots in our struggling economy. time now for the headlines and here is al. >> thanks john. barring any unforeseen problems u.s. farmers could produce the largest corn and soybean crops in history. up two percent from last year. the report from last month they will have 14.5 billion bush he els. now the forecast is based on surveys of 27,000 producers and field measurements in the major crop producing states. teams of scouts are heading out to get a look at the crops. they will visit fields in seven states from ohio to nebraska on thursday nigh
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